Environmental Regulations and the Welfare Effects of Job Layoffs in the United States: A Spatial Approach
in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy
July 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Environmental Economics; Welfare Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10350 words.
This article develops welfare-consistent measures of the employment effects of environmental regulation. Our analysis is based on a microeconomic model of how households with heterogeneous...